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Thorn Hill Vineyards

Lake County Tasting Room & Villa Suites

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8170 South Highway 29
Lower Lake, CA 95457


P: 707-279-2745

Friday 11 AM to 5 PM
Saturday 11 AM to 5 PM
Sunday 11 AM to 5 PM

Located north of the Napa Valley, on Highway 29 near Mount Knocti, Thorn Hill’s wine tasting room is a Mediterranean-inspired haven for wine lovers. Choose your favorites from our selection that includes award-winning artisan wines, from elegant sparkling to robust reds, crisp whites to exquisite dessert wines. Thorn Hill's collection offers a perfect wine for every palate, available by the glass or bottle. (Tasting fee is complimentary with the purchase of 2 or more bottles of wine)

Imagine being embraced by panoramic vineyards... that’s the gorgeous setting you will enjoy at Thorn Hill Villa Suites. Located in the heart of California wine country, the Thorn Hill Villa Suites are situated at the foot of the Mount Knocti Volcano in the Red Hills appellation of Lake County, and surrounded by vineyards. Enjoy the vistas from the travertine-tiled terrace of any of our three Villa Suites, which feature Italian-inspired décor of Venetian plaster walls, Murano glass chandeliers, original art, fireplaces and soothing Jacuzzi tubs. Our goal is to provide you with a relaxing, intimate lodging experience to help you create unforgettable wine country memories filled with good friends, great wine, brilliant starlit nights and down-to-earth wine country hospitality.

Stay in our luxury Villa Suites for your perfect wine country escape.


Thorn Hill Vineyard’s Villa Suites offer complimentary continental breakfast, in-room coffee and tea selections and a turn-down service that includes a nightcap offering of our signature dark chocolate.

Lake County is a majestic wine country getaway filled with natural beauty. Its remote volcanic mountain terrain offers many outdoor activities, including bass fishing guided services, wildlife pontoon boat rides, boat and jet ski rentals and hiking. Or, indulge in a massage or spa treatment. Many exceptional activities and unique experiences await you.

Shop Our Wines

wine tasting lake county ca, tasting room lake county ca, wine tasting rooms lake county caMEET THE WINEMAKER

Amy Thorn, Winemaker/Owner, Thorn Hill Vineyards

At the turn of the millennium, with passion and a dream, and twenty years of experience studying, exploring and appreciating fine wines Amy Thorn took a leap of faith and together with her husband Jack founded Thorn Hill Vineyards, one of California’s treasured finds as a boutique winery.

Amy is one of an elite group of female winemakers that have helped transform the way California wines are made.  Her unique style balances intellect with intuition. She is committed to quality with a guiding principle that all her wines reflect their distinctive terroir and embody the hallmark characteristics of each varietal. Every wine she produces is 100% varietal pure and is bottled unfined and unfiltered. No collection is complete without the rare wines of Thorn Hill Vineyards.

Signature Chocolate
Wine Pairing

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Enjoy four of Thorn Hill’s wines paired with Le Belge Chocolates $25
Each pairing has been especially chosen by Winemaker, Amy Thorn

2013 Thorn Pinot Grigio, $23
Paired with a White Pistachio Belgian Chocolate

2013 Thorn Hill Pinot Noir, Napa Valley, $40
Paired with raspberry gelate with vanilla infused dark ganache wrapped in dark chocolate

2013 Thorn Hill Three Sisters Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, $60
Paired with sea salt blended into a rich dark chocolate ganache covered with dark chocolate

2013 Thorn Hill Old Vine Zinfandel, Red Hills, $50
Paired with a hazelnut creamy milk chocolate praline over espresso infused caramel

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Private Parties

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Luxury Villa Suites


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